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Section highlightThe People’s NHS Part of an initiative to engage the public in creating a safe and sustainable health service for the future.
Spreading the word »Action on the ground to increase learning materials in the medium of Welsh.Learn more »
First Minister’s call for action on the Welsh language
People from across Wales with an interest in the Welsh language are being asked to take action on its future in a national online conversation.
- Local Government Democracy Bill approved
- Minister welcomes report which could change shape and structure of education delivery in Wales for the better
- First Minister’s call for action on the Welsh language
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- Business and economy
- Children and young people
- Culture and sport
- Education and skills
- Environment and countryside
- Equality and diversity
- Health and social care
- Housing and community
- Improving public services
Welsh languageWelsh-language technology and digital media action plan
The action plan sets out our commitment to drive developments in the field of Welsh-language technology and digital media.Learn more »
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Section highlightAccess to information
The Welsh Government has followed the principles of openness in government for many years. Find out how you can make a freedom of information request or see requests that have already been made.
The Strategy for Older People in Wales 2013-2023 »The 3rd phase focuses on ensuring that older people in Wales have the resources to deal with the challenges and opportunities they face.Learn more »
- A new vision for a National Youth Work Strategy
- The future delivery of education services in Wales
- Consultation on Draft Technical Advice Note (TAN) 23 Economic Development
- Draft industrial and commercial sector plan
- Waste Prevention Programme
- Building Control system and Approved Document supporting regulation 7
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Section highlightReview of the Planning Enforcement System
The research covers 18 recommendations for the future Welsh enforcement system.
Legislative programme 2012 - 2013 »
Addressing the Assembly in the Senedd today, the First Minister, Carwyn Jones, detailed the eight bills in the Welsh Government’s 5-year Legislative Programme that will be brought forward during the second year of the Welsh Assembly.Learn more »
Section highlightCommunity Infrastructure Levy
Local authorities can charge a Community Infrastructure Levy on new developments to support the infrastructure needed.
Infrastructure Investment Case Studies »
Examples of infrastructure investment projects funded by the Welsh Government across Wales.Learn more »
Broadcasters in Wales
ITV1 Wales is a commercial public service television broadcaster (PSB). ITV broadcasts in English only. For more information,
Visit: ITV1 Wales (external link)
S4C (Sianel 4 Cymru) is the Welsh language television broadcaster in Wales. Its analogue service provides programmes in Welsh and English. S4C Digidol is wholly Welsh language. S4C2 broadcasts Assembly proceedings live with an interactive service which lets viewers choose between the Welsh and the English language. For more information
Visit: S4C (external link)
There are also a number of local or regional commercial radio stations in Wales:
Real Radio (external link) covers South Wales on analogue and DAB digital;
Red Dragon FM (external link) covers South East Wales on analogue and DAB digital;
The Wave (external link) covers South West Wales on analogue and on-line;
Swansea Sound (external link) covers South West Wales on analogue, on-line and DAB digital;
Radio Maldwyn (external link) covers Mid Wales on 756 AM analogue;
Heart Radio (external link) covers parts of North Wales on FM, DAB digital and on-line;
Radio Pembrokeshire (external link) covering Pembrokeshire and West Carmarthenshire on 102.5FM;
Radio Carmarthenshire (external link) covering Carmarthenshire on 97.1FM;
Scarlet FM (external link) covering Llanelli on 97.5FM;
Bay Radio (external link) covering Swansea, Neath Port Talbot and South Carmarthenshire on 102.1FM;
Nation Radio (external link) playing classic tracks and the best new music across South Wales on 106.8 and 107.3FM and on DAB;
- Bridge FM (external link) covering Bridgend County on 106.3FM.
Community Radio is a new, third tier of radio. It is intended to complement commercial radio and the BBC. Stations are run on a not-for-profit basis and are intended to serve a very local audience. The first licences were issued by Ofcom in 2005. There are now seven community radio stations in Wales. Visit Ofcom’s website for an up-to-date list of community radio stations in Wales.